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Residential turf, fertilizer and herbicide workshop Feb. 4

The Walton County Master Gardeners continue the “How Does Your Garden Grow?” lecture series on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 from 10 – 11:30 a.m.  The subject this month will be saving time, money, and Mother Earth.  This program will be … Continue reading

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Florida Chautauqua Assembly comes to DeFuniak Springs Jan. 22 – 26

The 2015 Florida Chautauqua Assembly will be held in DeFuniak Springs Jan. 22 – 26, 2015. The 4-day educational programs theme this year is “A Journey into the World of Transportation:  From the River to the Rocket.”  The event is … Continue reading

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Walton County Coastal Library hosting adult winter programs

Walton County Coastal Library is hosting “Winter Community Programs” every Tuesday through March 17, 2015, The events will be held at at 10 a.m. with each program engaging in a variety of subjects such as theater, music, local history, music … Continue reading

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Lifeguard positions available with South Walton Fire District

Tryouts Jan. 9 The South Walton Fire District (SWFD) is currently accepting lifeguard applications for the upcoming 2015 beach season. Position Requirements include: at least 18 years of age high school diploma able to work weekends and public holidays in … Continue reading

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Hydroponic lecture at Padgett Park Jan 7

HYDROPONICS – It is easier and more fun than it sounds! The Walton County Master Gardeners are offering a lecture on hydroponics on Jan. 7. Remember as a kid how you used to grow a sweet potato vine in a … Continue reading

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Recycle your old Christmas tree

Tree mulch available at County Landfill Don’t let your Christmas tree go to waste, recycle it! Waste Management will pick up your old tree at the curb on your designated yard debris pick up day.  Waste Management asks that any … Continue reading

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Walton County Master Gardeners tree and plant sale Jan. 17

The Walton County Master Gardeners’ annual tree sale will be held on January 17.  The sale will be held at the Walton County Fairground, 790 N Ninth Street in DeFuniak Springs from 9 am – 12 Noon. Fruit, citrus, shade … Continue reading

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Seminar on renewable energy savings and property values Jan. 7

Homeowners and business property owners in Northwest Florida will want to attend a free educational seminar on January 7, 2015 to learn ways of adding value to their property while saving energy and/or generating renewable energy. The Property Assessed Clean … Continue reading

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South Walton Fire District offering home for the holidays transportation program

For the fifth consecutive year, South Walton Fire District (SWFD) is offering a “Home for the Holidays” program. This program is designed to allow patients in skilled nursing and adult living facilities the opportunity to share the Christmas holiday with … Continue reading

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Eden Gardens State Park Candlelight Tour Dec. 20

Holiday spirit brings good cheer to Wesley house Eden Gardens State Park and the Friends of Eden invite you to join them for a tour of the Wesley House through the holidays. All of the rooms of the historic home … Continue reading

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